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Tourism VAT Scorecard in 2015 Party Manifestos

Are Labour and the Conservatives doing enough to promote UK tourism? Both parties score lowest in tourism industry campaign manifesto ranking- Manifesto Rankings-Cut-Tourism VAT Cut ... Continue Reading →

UKinbound announces Scotland for 2016 Annual Convention

Yesterday at VisitScotland expo 2015, UKinbound has announced that Scotland will host, for the first time in over a decade, next year’s Annual Convention from 10-12 February 2016 ... Continue Reading →

VisitScotland welcomes tourism boost from major cycling event

VisitScotland hopes that the event impact positively on accommodation providers in the region providing them with another tourism opportunity to capitalise upon. With cycling being ... Continue Reading →

Glasgow route expansion

Wizz Air is to introduce direct flights between Glasgow and the Hungarian capital of Budapest.  It will also add flights to the Polish city of Lublin. It will be the first time Budapest ... Continue Reading →

Pubs & Tourism – Did you know 71% of our international visitors visit a Pub – “The original social network”

The Launch of the Original Social Network A new campaign highlighting the vital role the licensed trade plays in the life of Scotland has been launched in Edinburgh. ‘The Original ... Continue Reading →

Outlandish Success Story

Scottish tourism sees the impact of Outlander’s international success. New figures released today show a surge of visitors to a Scottish castle following the first season of the Outlander ... Continue Reading →

VisitBritain Update | April 2015

VisitBritain eNews is a fortnightly e-newsletter providing you with the latest international market intelligence, partnership marketing opportunities, tourism events and news. The ... Continue Reading →

New ScotRail franchise fares deals to boost growth

Innovative plans from new train operator The new ScotRail franchise, which launches this week, will offer jobseekers free travel to interviews and a full month’s free travel when ... Continue Reading →

Edinburgh Airport chief named Scottish Director of the Year by IoD

The chief executive of Scotland’s busiest airport was last night named Scottish Director of the Year. Edinburgh Airport’s Gordon Dewar picked up the top award, for the over ... Continue Reading →

Borders tourism collaboration receives national recognition

— Ale Water Valley consortium highly commended in Collaboration Prize —   — Standard of entries praised by Deputy First Minister —   A new tourism co-operative’s ... Continue Reading →